marie jean baptiste

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Georges Jules Auguste Cain, Andrea Fossati, Constant De Bruyne, Carl Spielter, Jean Baptiste Antoine Emile Beranger, Florent Joseph Marie  Willems, Pascal Adolphe Jean Dagnan-Bouveret,  Eugene Claude,  Conrad Kiesel, Marcius-Simons Pinckne

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By the amount of yellow posts I’ve made, you already know that I totally LOVE this colour.

Images from top:

  1. Sack back gown, 1760-65 (altered around 1770-75 and 1870′1910), Victoria & Albert Museum.
  2. Portrait of Marie Leczinska, early 18th century, atelier de Jean Baptiste Van Loo.
  3. ‘Brunswick’, 1765-75, Victoria & Albert Museum.
  4. Suit, ca. 1785, LACMA.
  5. Robe à la Française, 1730-1750, The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

seriously tho. the acting/actors/talent on this show is so under appreciated it makes me so angry. everyone is so insanely talented and they raise the bar every single episode I just wish people appreciated them more.

Florence + The Machine Album’s era by Painting

Between Two Lungs: The Abduction of Europa by Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre

Ceremonials: The Lady of Shalott by John William Waterhouse

How Big How Blue Bow Beautiful: Examination of a Witch by Thompkins H. Matteson

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On the 19th of December the king said to me while dining:  "Fourteen years ago you got up earlier than you did to-day.“  I understood His Majesty at once.  "That was the day my daughter was born,” he continued tenderly, “and to-day, her birthday, I am deprived of seeing her!”  A few tears rolled from his eyes, and a respectful silence reigned for a moment.  

JOURNAL OF THE TOWER OF THE TEMPLE DURING THE CAPTIVITY OF LOUIS XVI. BY CLÉRY

The Death of Harmonia
Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre (French; 1714–1789)
ca. 1740–41
Oil on canvas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York